CONTACT: Leticia M. Vacek, 210-207-4270
Brandon Smith, 210-207-3397
SAN ANTONIO (April 18, 2018) – Applications are being accepted for the San Antonio Economic Development Corporation for three at-large citizen positions. Applications are available online using the City’s web-based application for boards and commissions at: https://webapp9.sanantonio.gov/BoardCommApplication/vacancies. The deadline to submit applications is Monday, April 30, 2018.
The San Antonio Economic Development Corporation Board consists of the Mayor, City Manager, Chair of Economic and Human Development Council Committee, Chair of Transportation, Technology and Utilities Council Committee, who serve until a successor is named, and three at-large citizen positions. The San Antonio Economic Development Corporation is a Type B Corporation authorized under Chapters 501, 502 and 505 of the Texas Local Government Code. The Corporation is organized by the City of San Antonio to promote, assist, and enhance economic development activities for the City, to provide an additional tool to invest in economic development projects, achieve a return on investment, and provide funds for future opportunities.
The Corporation is seeking candidates primarily with a background and/or experience in one or more of the following areas: (1) managing, evaluating and/or investing in startup companies, particularly in the biosciences and IT industry; (2) banking and securities investment; (3) evaluation and recruitment or retention of companies which create community economic benefit.
For assistance with the application, contact Brandon Smith, the City’s Boards & Commissions Coordinator, at 210-207-7253.